A classic Tony Hillerman book. The story revolves around a crime committed on American Indian soil and the turmoil of the people surrounding the crime. Hillerman's books delve into the crime scene, crime fighting, while also depicting the lives of those surrounding the event. If you are a fan of crime writing, or a fan of Native American stories, this is a good read.
i really enjoyed this book. the story held my interest as well as the characters. any fan of tony hillerman and his characters joe leaphorn and jim chee will enjoy this book. pbs has shown a couple of tony hillerman's novels as shows under their "mystery" series. i enjoyed these mysteries shows also. mr. hillerman gives the reader an education into the native american indian culture with the different tribes mentioned within his stories.
This is a wonderful book. My son read it for his summer reading for school. There is a lot of history to this book. I liked it so much I found other books by Hillerman. A must read!!
Vintage Jim Chee and Joe Leaphorn mystery. Soemone has killed one of the sacred clowns at a Kachina dance. During their investigation, they turn up a connection between this murder and two others.
This story takes place in the United States Southwest. It is about a Navajo Tribal Police Officer and the lore and traditions of the Navajo.